The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 208 212 200
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.019% 0.073%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.59% 0.40% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
Heroku
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
386 251 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.85% 4.68% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 306 211 147
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Heroku across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Heroku
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Heroku across the West Midlands region.

Heroku Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Heroku
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 10 £45,000 -
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku.

1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (53.33%) Node.js
4 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (46.67%) PaaS
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (46.67%) RESTful
4 7 (46.67%) Task Parallel Library
4 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
4 7 (46.67%) Mustache
4 7 (46.67%) GitHub
4 7 (46.67%) Express
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (46.67%) Advertising
4 7 (46.67%) Games
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) JSON
4 7 (46.67%) Mathematics

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (46.67%) PaaS
3 7 (46.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (46.67%) Advertising
1 7 (46.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) Middleware
4 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (46.67%) JSON
4 7 (46.67%) RESTful
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (46.67%) Task Parallel Library
4 7 (46.67%) Mustache
4 7 (46.67%) Express
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) SOA
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Rackspace